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Here are today’s top Hawaii Island news stories from the “Hawaii Tribune-Herald”, published in Hilo, Hawaii. Views expressed in this Hawaii news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.
KEALAKEKUA — More than 10 shots were fired during a pursuit last week that injured the driver of the suspected vehicle in the arm, according to testimony during a preliminary hearing Tuesday.
KEALAKEKUA — Malia Lajala told police she asked Justin Waiki on Friday to turn himself in the days after he became a suspect in last week’s shooting death of Puna patrol Officer Bronson Kaliloa.
The 9th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on Tuesday sided with a Big Island man when it ruled the Second Amendment affords the right to openly carry a gun in public for self-defense.
Hawaii County Council members approved a fourth version of a vacation rental bill Tuesday, fine-tuning a measure that’s generated a lot of controversy from those on both sides of the issue.
Disabled or unemployable veterans would pay no property taxes under a bill advanced Tuesday by the County Council Finance Committee.
A County Council resolution to rename fissure 8 and other features of the Kilauea eruption will be voted upon in August.
The U.S. Senate passed legislation Tuesday instructing the federal government to evaluate the damage done by the Kilauea eruption to the Big Island’s economy.
A Honolulu boutique hotel has completed a $4 million redesign that aims to attract millennials by giving them backdrops for selfies.
Students and faculty at the University of Hawaii at Hilo Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy will begin educational and research projects in Japan thanks to an agreement with Musashino University.
A brief look at news from throughout the state.